The History of the Family of Drury

John PrendergastAge: 59 years18341893

Name
John Prendergast
Given names
John
Surname
Prendergast
Birth 1834
Birth of a sisterAnne Prendergast
1834

Death of a motherMary Corrigan
1853 (Age 19 years)

Emigration January 13, 1855 (Age 21 years)
MarriageMargaret BarryView this family
February 4, 1860 (Age 26 years)
Address: St Thomas RC, Petersham
Birth of a son
#1
James Prendergast
1861 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a son
#2
John W Prendergast
1863 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Mary Agnes Prendergast
1865 (Age 31 years)
Marriage of a childEdward John HughesMary Agnes PrendergastView this family
April 29, 1885 (Age 51 years)
Address: Christ Church
Note: Note on certificate: The consent of Edward Reeve Esq was given to the marriage of Mary Prendergast w…
Marriage of a childJames PrendergastJane BremnerView this family
May 27, 1885 (Age 51 years)
Address: SS Simon and Jude C of E, Surry Hills
Death 1893 (Age 59 years)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
Thomas Prendergast
Birth: 1832Newcastle, County Tipperary, Ireland
Death: 1906Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
himself
1 year
twin sister
Family with Margaret Barry - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: February 4, 1860Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
23 months
son
3 years
son
3 years
daughter

  1. Generation 1
    1. John Prendergast, son of James Prendergast and Mary Corrigan, was born in 1834 in Newcastle, County Tipperary, Ireland and died in 1893 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 59. He married Margaret Barry on February 4, 1860 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. She was born in 1834 in The City of Cork, County Cork, Ireland.

      Children of John Prendergast and Margaret Barry:

      1. James Prendergast (18611913)
      2. John W Prendergast (1863)
      3. Mary Agnes Prendergast (18651928)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. James Prendergast

      James Prendergast, son of John Prendergast and Margaret Barry, was born in 1861 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia and died on September 10, 1913 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 52. He married Jane Bremner, daughter of John Bremner and Sophia Austin, on May 27, 1885 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. She was born in 1862 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia and died on June 6, 1940 in Waverley, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 78.

      Children of James Prendergast and Jane Bremner:

      1. Ethel Maude Prendergast (18871964)
      2. Alice Mary Prendergast (18891965)
      3. John William Prendergast (18921920)
      4. Hilda Prendergast (18941971)
      5. James Austin Prendergast (18971953)
      6. Alan Bremner Prendergast (18991983)
      7. Robert Walter Prendergast (19051987)
    2. John W Prendergast, son of John Prendergast and Margaret Barry, was born in 1863 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

    3. Mary Agnes Prendergast, daughter of John Prendergast and Margaret Barry, was born in 1865 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia and died in 1928 in Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 63. She married Edward John Hughes, son of Robert William Hughes and Mary Ann Patrick, on April 29, 1885 in East Gosford, New South Wales, Australia. He was born on May 25, 1847 in Wyoming, New South Wales, Australia and died in 1921 in Gosford, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 73.

      Children of Mary Agnes Prendergast and Edward John Hughes:

      1. Henry George Hughes (1886)
      2. Alfred Prendergast Hughes (18921971)
      3. Edward John Hughes (18951896)
      4. Arthur Stanley “TobyHughes (18991986)
      5. James Frederick Hughes (19061906)
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Ethel Maude Prendergast, daughter of James Prendergast and Jane Bremner, was born on February 22, 1887 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia and died in 1964 in Cronulla, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 76. She married Albert Joseph Gailey.

      Ethel Maude Prendergast and Albert Joseph Gailey had 2 children.

    2. Alice Mary Prendergast, daughter of James Prendergast and Jane Bremner, was born on March 7, 1889 in Junee, New South Wales, Australia and died on January 4, 1965 in Randwick, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 75.

    3. John William Prendergast, son of James Prendergast and Jane Bremner, was born on January 28, 1892 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia and died on May 14, 1920 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 28.

    4. Hilda Prendergast, daughter of James Prendergast and Jane Bremner, was born on July 13, 1894 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia and died in 1971 in New South Wales, Australia at the age of 76.

    5. James Austin Prendergast, son of James Prendergast and Jane Bremner, was born on March 22, 1897 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia and died on May 20, 1953 in Clovelly, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 56. He married Agnes Adelaide Boyd, daughter of John Boyd and Agnes .

      James Austin Prendergast and Agnes Adelaide Boyd had 3 children.

    6. Alan Bremner Prendergast, son of James Prendergast and Jane Bremner, was born on December 1, 1899 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia and died on August 28, 1983 at the age of 83. He married 2 times. The first time he married Margaret Vera Perry, daughter of Arthur Perry and Ethel J McKeown. The second time he married Vera Phyllis Norris, daughter of Private and Private, in 1945 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. She died on February 10, 1956 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

      Children of Alan Bremner Prendergast and Margaret Vera Perry:

      1. Private
      2. Ronald Prendergast (1990)
    7. Robert Walter Prendergast, son of James Prendergast and Jane Bremner, was born on January 17, 1905 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia and died on July 17, 1987 at the age of 82. He married 2 times. The first time he married Mavis Agnes Eliza Featherstone. The second time he married Eileen Imelda Taylor on November 9, 1959 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. She was born on September 1, 1910 and died on November 13, 1990 at the age of 80.

      Children of Robert Walter Prendergast and Mavis Agnes Eliza Featherstone:

      1. Gordon James Prendergast (19321934)
      2. Private
      3. Private
    8. Henry George Hughes, son of Edward John Hughes and Mary Agnes Prendergast, was born on June 19, 1886 in Cockle Creek, New South Wales, Australia.

    9. Alfred Prendergast Hughes

      Alfred Prendergast Hughes, son of Edward John Hughes and Mary Agnes Prendergast, was born on August 13, 1892 in Pilliga, New South Wales, Australia and died on December 31, 1971 in Woy Woy, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 79. He married Winifred Mabel Barrell, daughter of Golden Barrell and Jane Wright, on May 14, 1919 in Wandsworth, London, England. She was born on April 15, 1900 in Streatham, London, England and died on November 21, 1984 in St Peters, Kent, England at the age of 84.

      Children of Alfred Prendergast Hughes and Winifred Mabel Barrell:

      1. Ronald Alfred Hughes (19201999)
      2. Royston Stanley Hughes (19221992)
      3. Marjorie Phyllis Hughes (19241998)
      4. Kelvin Golden Hughes (19261999)
    10. Edward John Hughes, son of Edward John Hughes and Mary Agnes Prendergast, was born on January 25, 1895 in Pilliga, New South Wales, Australia and died on March 3, 1896 in Pilliga, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 13 months.

    11. Arthur Stanley “TobyHughes, hairdresser, son of Edward John Hughes and Mary Agnes Prendergast, was born on February 18, 1899 in Narrabri, New South Wales, Australia and died on May 30, 1986 in Ettalong, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 87.

      Children of Arthur Stanley “TobyHughes:

      1. Carol Ann Hughes (19452005)
    12. James Frederick Hughes, son of Edward John Hughes and Mary Agnes Prendergast, was born on February 7, 1906 in Davistown, New South Wales, Australia and died on April 16, 1906 in Davistown, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 2 months.

Emigration

John & Thomas Prendergast come to Australia

Mary & Ann were living in Goulburn NSW and paid the immigration deposit of £10-0-0 for John and Thomas [both farm labourers] to come into the country.

John travelled on the Simonds which arrived Sydney 12 Apr 1855 Thomas travelled on the Matoaka which arrived Sydney 17 May 1855